The deadline for Alumni Fund Applications has now closed
The Alumni Fund Board Meeting will be held on Monday 20th May 2013. Outcomes of this meeting will be presented to applicants in due course.
Who can apply?*
Organisations affiliated to Strathclyde
Students' Association, clubs and societies
(*Applications cannot be accepted from or on behalf of individual students, or from other charities)
Awards are made in six broad categories:
Scholarships & Student Support
Library and Learning Resources
Social Enterprise & Student Innovation
Clubs & Societies
Funds are disbursed on an annual basis at the discretion of the Alumni Fund Board. The Board is made up of University staff, alumni and students representatives. Applicants should refer to the Applicant Guidelines when completing the form.
When considering applications, the Board look for evidence that:
- The award will benefit a significant number of students
The award aligns with University strategy (international experience, student experience, enhancement of core areas, knowledge exchange and research)
The application contains an element of future planning, ensuring the success and sustainability of the project in question
Applicants have investigated and sought alternative sources of funding - the Board will favour applicants who can demonstrate personal commitment to their project
Applicants, if successful, will be able to promote the Alumni Fund amongst the student population
How to apply:
Proposals should be submitted on the standard form, Applications from student sports clubs should be sent to the Sports President and applications from other student clubs and societies should be sent to the Vice President, Activities & Development.
What must successful applicants do in return?
Grants awarded from the Alumni Fund must be spent in the manner specified by the Alumni Fund Board and any conditions adhered to. Successful applicants must provide appropriate reports about the progress of their project and provide such materials as requested to assist in the promotion of the Alumni Fund.
If you would like to discuss making an application or would like more information, please contact the Individual Giving Manager, Caroline Notman. If you are part of a club or society affiliated with the Students' Union or the Sports Union, please contact either VP, Activities & Development or the Sports President for more information.